ISSL Reflections June 16 2024 Romans 15:1–13 Post 2

IV.Let’s take a moment to consider the first sentence of this passage. “We who are strong ought to put up with the failings of the weak and not to please ourselves.” What evidence does Paul offer for that? V.Romans 15:1-13 … Continue reading

ISSL Reflections June 9 2024 2 Corinthians 3:5–18 Post 2

IV.As you read this passage, notice the contrast between a way of living and a way of dying. V.2 Corinthians 3:5-18 (NRSVue) Not that we are qualified of ourselves to claim anything as coming from us; our qualification is from … Continue reading

ISSL Reflections June 9 2024 2 Corinthians 3:5–18 Post 1

I.In the first paragraph of this week’s Scripture Paul makes the claim that, “…the letter kills, but the Spirit gives life.” Then he begins to speak of “glory.” Read this passage a couple of times paying close attention to how … Continue reading

ISSL Reflections July 25 2021 Romans 5:1-11 Post 3

VIII. Might we be able to see things in this passage that highlight the kind of living God desires for us. Read the passage paying attention to what God wants for you – makes available to you – and you … Continue reading

March 29, 2020, Malachi 2:1-9; 3:5-6 – Post 2 – ISSL Reflections

IV. As Malachi addresses the priests, notice how he describes what is involved in giving “glory to my name.” “ … that my covenant with Levi may hold.” The priests are challenged for their failure to both provide instruction to … Continue reading